The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 198 120 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.44% 20.65% 8.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.05% 21.62% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 91 21
Average daily rate £413 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £491 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £48.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.59% +7.85%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
732 555 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.73% 95.52% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 372 216
Average daily rate £413 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +2 80 £450 +16.12% 8
Crawley +1 49 £375 +3.44% 7
Gatwick -1 22 £400 +6.66% 2
Horsham -2 11 £550 +69.23% 8
East Grinstead 0 4 £331 +1.92%
Chichester - 2 £413 -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 161 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (45.91%) CSS
3 128 (45.55%) HTML
4 120 (42.70%) Java
5 97 (34.52%) REST
6 90 (32.03%) Scala
7 88 (31.32%) JSON
8 86 (30.60%) Scrum
9 84 (29.89%) Git (software)
10 83 (29.54%) Subversion
11 82 (29.18%) Ajax
11 82 (29.18%) HTML5
12 80 (28.47%) C#
13 77 (27.40%) CSS3
14 75 (26.69%) JavaScript
15 74 (26.33%) HTTP
16 69 (24.56%) Spring
16 69 (24.56%) Ruby
17 68 (24.20%) JUnit
18 67 (23.84%) Automated Testing
18 67 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
19 66 (23.49%) Web Design
19 66 (23.49%) Responsive Web Design
20 65 (23.13%) Jenkins
20 65 (23.13%) MVC
21 64 (22.78%) Open Source
22 63 (22.42%) Python
23 62 (22.06%) Web Development
24 60 (21.35%) SQL
24 60 (21.35%) Play Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (15.30%) Confluence
2 11 (3.91%) CMS
3 8 (2.85%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.49%) Apache
5 5 (1.78%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.42%) IIS
6 4 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.07%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.07%) Documentum
7 3 (1.07%) Drupal
7 3 (1.07%) Node.js
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.71%) GIMP
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.36%) GitHub
1 1 (0.36%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 74 (26.33%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.52%) Relational Database
2 37 (13.17%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.49%) Big Data
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.78%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.78%) MySQL
9 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.42%) QlikView
10 3 (1.07%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.07%) Power BI
11 2 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 84 (29.89%) Git (software)
2 83 (29.54%) Subversion
3 68 (24.20%) JUnit
4 65 (23.13%) Jenkins
5 47 (16.73%) JIRA
6 22 (7.83%) Selenium
7 13 (4.63%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.14%) Maven
8 6 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.78%) Mockito
10 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.42%) Hamcrest
11 3 (1.07%) Ant
12 2 (0.71%) CA Gen
12 2 (0.71%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.71%) NUnit
12 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (4.63%) Finance
2 7 (2.49%) Law
3 4 (1.42%) Publishing
4 2 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Electronics
5 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (45.91%) CSS
2 128 (45.55%) HTML
3 97 (34.52%) REST
4 88 (31.32%) JSON
5 82 (29.18%) Ajax
5 82 (29.18%) HTML5
6 77 (27.40%) CSS3
7 69 (24.56%) Spring
8 60 (21.35%) Play Framework
9 59 (21.00%) Django
10 58 (20.64%) Guice
10 58 (20.64%) Ruby on Rails
11 44 (15.66%) RESTful
12 40 (14.23%) .NET
13 36 (12.81%) jQuery
14 34 (12.10%) Spring MVC
15 26 (9.25%) ASP.NET
16 25 (8.90%) Android SDK
16 25 (8.90%) Web Services
17 20 (7.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.51%) User Experience
2 44 (15.66%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.34%) Visualisation
4 13 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.56%) Animation
6 5 (1.78%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.36%) DataPower
10 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.36%) FMCG
10 1 (0.36%) Social Media
10 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.95%) Linux
2 27 (9.61%) Android
3 20 (7.12%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.56%) Unix
5 5 (1.78%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (30.60%) Scrum
3 67 (23.84%) Automated Testing
3 67 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (23.49%) Responsive Web Design
4 66 (23.49%) Web Design
5 65 (23.13%) MVC
6 64 (22.78%) Open Source
7 62 (22.06%) Web Development
8 43 (15.30%) Configuration Management
9 40 (14.23%) OWASP
10 36 (12.81%) TDD
11 31 (11.03%) Front End Development
12 30 (10.68%) Mentoring
13 29 (10.32%) BDD
14 27 (9.61%) Android Development
15 26 (9.25%) Mobile Development
16 22 (7.83%) E-Commerce
17 21 (7.47%) CRM
18 20 (7.12%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 120 (42.70%) Java
2 90 (32.03%) Scala
3 80 (28.47%) C#
4 75 (26.69%) JavaScript
5 69 (24.56%) Ruby
6 63 (22.42%) Python
7 60 (21.35%) SQL
8 17 (6.05%) Objective-C
9 13 (4.63%) Apple Swift
9 13 (4.63%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.78%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.42%) Groovy
12 4 (1.42%) Perl
12 4 (1.42%) XPath
13 3 (1.07%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.07%) C
13 3 (1.07%) C++
14 2 (0.71%) ABAP
14 2 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.14%) Degree
3 6 (2.14%) MCP
3 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (20.64%) Google
2 24 (8.54%) Oracle
3 12 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.85%) Apple
4 8 (2.85%) FatWire
5 6 (2.14%) SAP
6 5 (1.78%) BEA
6 5 (1.78%) Tableau
7 4 (1.42%) Blue Prism
7 4 (1.42%) Cognos
7 4 (1.42%) ION Trading
7 4 (1.42%) Pega
7 4 (1.42%) Telerik
7 4 (1.42%) Twitter
8 3 (1.07%) Adobe
8 3 (1.07%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.07%) webMethods
9 2 (0.71%) IBM
9 2 (0.71%) Informatica
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £475 - £550+ per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Worthing
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Worthing
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT RATES
Posted: 9 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Maxegan
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago